Recent News and Articles

Meet the newest members of the SBAIC Executive Committee

Apr 28, 2016

Janel Poché and Shelley Spencer have recently joined Chair Carlos Rivera and Treasurer Carol Yee on the SBAIC Executive Committee. Janel Poché has transitioned into the role of SBAIC’s Vice Chair after having served from 2012-2015 as Co-Chair of the Membership Committee. During this time, Janel nearly tripled SBAIC’s...

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SBAIC welcomes 6 new members at April 2016 member meeting

Apr 5, 2016
Janel Poche, J&A (SBAIC Vice Chair/Membership Committee Co-Chair)

SBAIC is a membership forum established to promote the meaningful utilization of U.S. small businesses at USAID and other U.S. Government Agencies providing foreign assistance.  SBAIC is pleased to welcome 6 new members at the April 5, 2016 Member Meeting. Full Members are for profit U.S. small businesses with USAID or...

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NRCE wins USAID/SENEGAL Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Project

Mar 17, 2016
Dr. Woldezion Mesghinna, NRCE President and Principal Engineer

Natural Resources Consulting Engineers, Inc., (NRCE) is very pleased to announce the recent contract award by USAID for the Projet Assainissement - Changement de Comportement et Eau pour le Senegal (ACCES) in Senegal, which comes under USAID’s Water and Development IDIQ (WADI). This task order is a 5-year, $22 million...

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Juarez & Associates to present at eight sessions at CIES

Mar 3, 2016
Janel Hoppes Poche, Juarez & Associates

Juárez & Associates (J&A) is excited to be joining USAID and other education researchers, practitioners, leaders and partners in Vancouver for the 60th Annual Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) Conference, March 6...

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Liberia’s Public ‘Portal’ on Natural Resource Concessions Enhances Transparency, Encourages Growth

Mar 2, 2016
IBI

With the emergence of ICTs as a staple of program design, electronic platforms have been used by development practitioners for mapping conflict, crises, election violence, and a number of advocacy initiatives drawing on stakeholder input and participation. In Liberia, the practice continues in opening up a struggling...

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Women Rising in Asia

Feb 29, 2016
By: Julia A. Wilson, CEO, Wilson Global Communications LLC

In 1985, when the British pop duo, The Eurythmics, teamed with American soul icon Aretha Franklin in a spirited rendition of “Sisters Are Doin’ It For Themselves,” little did any of them suspect they were singing a song that could resonate as a global inspirational anthem for women, particularly Asian women, in education,...

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